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What are the symptoms of amniotic sac disorders?

The symptoms of some amniotic sac disorders can vary depending on the disorder; they range from a leaking of the amniotic fluid from the uterus to abdominal discomfort. If there is too much fluid in the amniotic sac, a primary symptom may be a quickly growing belly too early in the pregnancy. You may experience contractions well before the appropriate time. Other disorders may not show any symptoms and may be identified during a routine exam.

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